Alabama football has some rebuilding to do in 2019. Check out 5 returning descent players who contingency step adult for a Crimson Tide subsequent season.
Alabama football has some register gaps to fill in 2019. Replacing starters and pivotal contributors Jonah Williams, Ross Piersbacher, Damien Harris, Josh Jacobs, Quinnen Williams, Isiah Buggs, Mack Wilson, Christian Miller and Deionte Thompson is a large task.
Fifteen members of a 2019 Signing Class enrolled early. Perhaps as many as 10 of those early-to-work freshmen have a possibility to make into a Tide’s two-deep by a finish of August.
More critical than a swell of a freshmen will be a presentation of returning players. At slightest a dozen Crimson Tide backups from a 2018 register have a possibility to earn a starting purpose in 2019.
Needing to step adult on Offense
It all starts upfront for a Crimson Tide offense. New starters indispensable during left tackle and core for a NFL-bound Jonah Williams and Ross Pierschbacher. In addition, with a approaching cessation of Deonte Brown in a early season, The Tide needs 3 new O-line starters.
Experience will be valued on a O-line and redshirt senior, Matt Womack has it, giving him a lead to acquire a starting role. Last week, Ross Piersbacher mentioned Womack, sophomore Emil Ekiyor and redshirt junior, Chris Owens. Ross sees Owens during core while Brown is out, with Ekiyor during guard. When Brown returns, Ross thinks Ekiyor will slip to center. Emil Ekiyor was a rarely rated 4-Star in a 2018 category whose appearance was singular final deteriorate after not enrolling until summer. Ekiyor is currently listed during 342 pounds and will need to keep his weight in check.
The contingent is versatile. Womack can play ensure or tackle. Owens and Ekiyor can play core or guard. Owens will conflict to reason on to a starting purpose after Brown returns. Brown will have to acquire behind a starting purpose and 0 is guaranteed. The Crimson Tide rushing conflict was some-more effective in 2018 when Brown was in games.
Najee Harris will be a lead behind in 2019 though a Alabama football staff will still demeanour to separate carries among 4 or 5 using backs. The second man in a revolution should be Brian Robinson. The hometown actor is large and fast. He runs with energy and is some-more fugitive than many fans realize. Incoming beginner phenom, Trey Sanders, already vigilant on being in a Heisman contention for 2019 will have to during slightest kick out Robinson first.
Check out this video of Brian Robinson.
Brian Robinson has had to wait his turn. Bama Insider recently asked Brian if he deliberate transferring.
I’ve suspicion about it, though we satisfied during a finish of a day it will take a same volume of time. I’m also not going to spin around and run divided from something when it gets hard. That’s not who we am.
One some-more pivotal offensive position has to be filled. The backup to Tua Tagovailoa during quarterback. Mac Jones has a inside lane formed on experience. He will have to reason off 3 youngsters in Layne Hatcher, Taulia Tagovailoa and Paul Tyson. The best unfolding is for Mac to uncover he can step in whenever needed. There is copiousness of talent behind him though 0 experience.
Bama Hammer will continue this thesis with a destiny post profiling pivotal returning defensive players. Stay connected with us as we follow all a register developments via a spring.